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Philips 236G3 PC Monitor

23" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED May 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £63.71 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the 236G3 is £64, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of this age and type.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Philips 236G3 does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other PC monitors that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Two HDMI Ports

The Philips 236G3 is a two HDMI port PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

Philips released the 236G3 in May 2012.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Philips 236G3 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other LCD screens that were launched around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 581 expert and user reviews (including 40 verified purchases), Philips has good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. Philips also has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors compared to other brands. 85% of those that bought a Philips PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The Philips 236G3 has a sync-on-green (SOG). Most of the other PC screens of a similar type and age to this PC screen also have a sync-on-green (SOG).

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Philips 236G3 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC screen also have a separate H/V sync.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the Philips 236G3 has one of the narrower viewing angles, vertical amongst LCD screens of this age. PC displays that came out around the same time as this LCD screen have viewing angles, vertical of between 10° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

LCD screens of a similar spec and age to this PC screen have viewing angles, horizontal of between 18° and 1,800°. At only 170 degrees, the Philips 236G3 has a quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Philips 236G3 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 236g3dhsb01, 236g3dhsb93, 236g3dhsb97, 236g3dhsb69, 236g3dhsb94
Barcodes 06951613901663, 08712581639174, 08712581639181, 08712581639211, 08712581651695

Philips 236G3 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 236G3 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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